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Senate GOP health care plan draws warnings from Colorado health care experts
Senate GOP health care plan draws warnings from Colorado health care experts

By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 8 hr ago

Senate Republicans' health care plan will inflict deeper cuts to Colorado's Medicaid program than previous proposals and reduce financial help for many...

Troubled Colorado state mental hospital can’t keep up with inmate competency evaluations
Troubled Colorado state mental hospital can’t keep up with inmate competency evaluations

By: - 0 9 hr ago

The state mental hospital cannot keep up with an unexpected surge in court-ordered competency evaluations for accused criminals, the Colorado...

Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard
Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

By: - 0 11 hr ago

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans would cut Medicaid, end penalties for people not buying insurance and erase a raft of tax increases as part of their...

Tularemia found in rabbit in northeast Colorado Springs
Tularemia found in rabbit in northeast Colorado Springs

By: Chhun Sun - 0 13 hr ago

El Paso County Public Health officials confirmed Wednesday that a wild rabbit in northeast Colorado Springs died from tularemia, a bacterial infection....

Research shows that prolonged sitting may be harmful, even if you exercise regularly
Research shows that prolonged sitting may be harmful, even if you exercise regularly

By: - 0 15 hr ago

You've probably heard the trendy phrase that "sitting is the new smoking." Although it's an exaggeration to equate the two behaviors -- nothing comes...

Whipped cream dispenser reportedly explodes, kills fashion blogger Rebecca Burger
Whipped cream dispenser reportedly explodes, kills fashion blogger Rebecca Burger

By: - 0 15 hr ago

PARIS — French authorities are investigating the death of a fitness blogger reportedly hit by an exploding whipped cream canister that was...

Four GOP senators say they can't vote for current Republican health care bill
Four GOP senators say they can't vote for current Republican health care bill

By: - 0 16 hr ago

Four conservative Republican senators announced Thursday that they opposed the current version of GOP Senate leadership's health care bill as written....

30 percent of Colorado voters 50 and older support House-passed health care bill, AARP survey finds
30 percent of Colorado voters 50 and older support House-passed health care bill, AARP survey finds

By: - 0 18 hr ago

Roughly three in 10 likely voters in Colorado age 50 or older support the U.S. House-passed version of the American Health Care Act, according to a...

GOP, Democrats clash on Senate floor after healthcare bill revealed
GOP, Democrats clash on Senate floor after healthcare bill revealed

By: - 0 19 hr ago

Republicans and Democrats clashed on the Senate floor Thursday when Democrats repeatedly asked for more time to review the GOP's new healthcare bill, a...

Live Well: Tackle sleep deprivation the ayurvedic way
Live Well: Tackle sleep deprivation the ayurvedic way

By: Jen Mulson - 0 20 hr ago

If I could make one health-related wish, it would be eight-hour bouts of deep, uninterrupted sleep every night for the rest of my life. Western...

Food poisoning sickened 80 at rodeo in western Colorado
Food poisoning sickened 80 at rodeo in western Colorado

By: - 0 22 hr ago

Colorado health officials have confirmed that the 80 people who became ill after attending the Rifle Rodeo early this month were stricken with a...

AROUND TOWN: Cowgirls & Cocktails a pink girls' night out for 10 years
AROUND TOWN: Cowgirls & Cocktails a pink girls' night out for 10 years

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Wed, Jun 21, 2017

The gals donned pink, cowgirl hats and boots, rallied their friends and went Western at the 10th anniversary Cowgirls & Cocktails on June 2. More...

No insurers leaving Colorado health exchange in 2018, commissioner says
No insurers leaving Colorado health exchange in 2018, commissioner says

By: - 0 Wed, Jun 21, 2017

After months of worry, Colorado Insurance Commissioner Marguerite Salazar said Wednesday that no insurers are backing out of the state’s health care...

Girl's courageous footsteps will join climb to benefit new Children's Hospital in Colorado Springs
Girl's courageous footsteps will join climb to benefit new Children's Hospital in Colorado Springs

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Wed, Jun 21, 2017

Last Christmas, Priscilla Rowland had a modest request - a really cute pair of sneakers to wear to school. The 12-year-old had her sights set on a...

Colorado Springs group helps connect, support female rock climbers
Colorado Springs group helps connect, support female rock climbers

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Tue, Jun 20, 2017

Inch by inch, foothold by finger hold, the rock climber spiders her way up the crumbly red rock as the sun peeks over the top of Ripple Wall in Red...

In just one year, nearly 1.3 million Americans needed hospital care for opioid-related issues
In just one year, nearly 1.3 million Americans needed hospital care for opioid-related issues

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 20, 2017

The coast-to-coast opioid epidemic is swamping hospitals, with government data published Tuesday showing 1.27 million emergency room visits or...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting June 20, 2017

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 20, 2017

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Colorado fourteeners: seriously everything you need to know before you go
Colorado fourteeners: seriously everything you need to know before you go

By: - 0 Sat, Jun 17, 2017

They’re Colorado’s most iconic peaks, and if you haven’t already climbed one, it’s probably on your to-do list — after all, hiking 14,000-foot peaks,...

A low BMI could lengthen healing time, according to study on athletes with fractures
A low BMI could lengthen healing time, according to study on athletes with fractures

By: - 0 Sat, Jun 17, 2017

Samantha Strong knows stress fractures. A former collegiate triathlete and high school runner, the 22-year old graduate student estimates she had eight...

Scores of farm workers, activists march on Ben & Jerry’s
Scores of farm workers, activists march on Ben & Jerry’s

By: - 0 Sat, Jun 17, 2017

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Scores of dairy farm workers and activists marched Saturday on a Ben & Jerry’s factory to push for better pay and living...

Hickenlooper, Bennet dismiss GOP health overhaul; Gardner defiant
Hickenlooper, Bennet dismiss GOP health overhaul; Gardner defiant

By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 Sat, Jun 17, 2017

Colorado's Democratic governor and senator lambasted congressional Republicans' latest attempts to overhaul the nation's health care system - calling...

Drill tests El Paso County health agencies' response to crisis
Drill tests El Paso County health agencies' response to crisis

By: Seth Bodine - 0 Fri, Jun 16, 2017

If a fast-spreading, potentially deadly disease such as swine flu broke out in the area, would El Paso County Public Health be able to contain it? On...

Coconut oil isn't healthy. It's never been healthy
Coconut oil isn't healthy. It's never been healthy

By: - 0 Fri, Jun 16, 2017

The American Heart Association recently released a report advising against the use of coconut oil. The Dietary Fats and Cardiovascular Disease...

Colorado’s bears are awake. Here’s how to keep yourself — and them — safe
Colorado’s bears are awake. Here’s how to keep yourself — and them — safe

By: - 0 Fri, Jun 16, 2017

Whether they are raiding apartments in Vail, trashing cars in Aspen or Steamboat Springs, or disrupting foot races in Boulder or...

APNewsBreak: Ex-VA exec 'astounded' by cost of Aurora hospital
APNewsBreak: Ex-VA exec 'astounded' by cost of Aurora hospital

By: - 0 Thu, Jun 15, 2017

DENVER — A former Veterans Affairs Department executive who was harshly criticized by Congress for massive cost overruns at a new Colorado VA medical...

Aimee Lynn Battaglia, D.O.: Treating the whole person with osteopathic manual therapy

Tue, May 23, 2017 - 11:51 AM 0

“Osteopathic Manual Therapy (OMT) is used to help augment the body's own inherent properties to fend off disease and heal itself,” said Aimee...

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